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February 27th, 2014.

February 27th, 2014, was a Thursday. It was day 58 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

9 years and 24 days have passed since February 27th, 2014.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

Song charts

Popular songs.

On February 27th, 2014, the following songs were at the top of the music charts in the USA and the UK.

  • United States: Dark Horse - Katy Perry featuring Juicy J
  • United Kingdom: Rather Be - Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne

The record charts on February 27th, 2014.

The following singles were dominating the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

  • Dark Horse - Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
  • Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • Talk Dirty - Jason Derulo Featuring 2 Chainz
  • Say Something - A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera
  • Let Her Go - Passenger
Play the top singles from the year 2014.
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The LEGO Movie

Top movie.

The top "Box Office" movie on this date was the film "The LEGO Movie".

Take me back to February 27th, 2014!

Let's go back in time!

The date is February 27th, 2014, and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. In America, the song Dark Horse by Katy Perry featuring Juicy J is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Rather Be by Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States, and the movie The LEGO Movie is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister.

Video rental stores such as Blockbuster are continuing to close their doors at the moment. This is due to the increasing popularity of online streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu. A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular at the moment. A new Internet meme called "Doge", which consists of an image of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it, is being shared online at the moment.

It is 2014, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, Meghan Trainor, Lorde and Jason Derulo. Actor Harold Ramis, who played the character Egon in Ghostbusters, has passed away at the age of 69. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Peaches Geldof, The Ultimate Warrior, Bob Hoskins and Robin Williams would all be still alive.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "How I Met Your Mother", "RuPaul's Drag Race", "White Collar" and "Peaky Blinders". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Clash of Clans", "Batman: Arkham Origins", "Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag" and "Rust". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Johnny Test", "Phineas and Ferb" and "Every Witch Way".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of Rainbow Loom, the Furby Boom, the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One.

News

News topics, nostalgic fads, and pop culture events.

These are trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are topics that would have been in the media on February 27th, 2014.

  • Uganda signs a law against homosexuality.

    Uganda signs a law against homosexuality.

    At the end of February in 2014, there was widespread international condemnation after Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed a law that punished homosexuality with 14 years in prison.

  • The crisis in Ukraine worsens.

    The crisis in Ukraine worsens.

    During this time, the crisis in Ukraine was continuing to worsen as protesters gained control of administration buildings and the Ukrainian parliament voted to remove the president. In response, President Yanukovych denounced what he described as a "coup". As clashes continued and the violence worsened, Yanukovych fled the capital of Kiev. A few days later, a warrant was issued for his arrest. Late in February, pro-Russian gunmen seized buildings in the city of Simferopol in Crimea.

  • Twitch Plays Pokemon.

    Twitch Plays Pokemon.

    A social experiment game called "Twitch Plays Pokemon" was going viral around this time.

  • Neknomination.

    Neknomination.

    A controversial online drinking game called "Neknomination" was going viral at the start of 2014. The "game" involved the participant recording a video of themselves trying to drink alcohol as quickly as possible.

  • Sam Smith - "Stay With Me"

    Sam Smith - "Stay With Me"

    The song "Stay With Me" by Sam Smith went on to win a Grammy for 2014's Record of the Year.

  • 2014 in music.

    2014 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2014 included Bastille, Passenger, Lorde, Jason Derulo, Pharrell Williams, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, Ariana Grande, Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Hozier, Maroon 5 and Bobby Shmurda.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2014?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2014?

    The best NBA players in 2014 were as follows: Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Joakim Noah, James Harden and Chris Paul.

  • Time Person of the Year 2014.

    Time Person of the Year 2014.

    Health care workers fighting against the spread of Ebola were named as the Time Person of the Year in 2014.

  • Jennifer Lawrence.

    Jennifer Lawrence.

    American actress Jennifer Lawrence was listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2014.

  • Who were the best football players in 2014?

    Who were the best football players in 2014?

    In 2014, the best soccer players were Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Manuel Neuer, Arjen Robben, Thomas Müller, Philipp Lahm, Neymar, James Rodríguez, Toni Kroos, Ángel Di María and Diego Costa.

  • 2014 in movies.

    2014 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2014 included Transformers: Age of Extinction, Gone Girl, The Equalizer, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Guardians of the Galaxy, Maleficent, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Annabelle, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Interstellar.

  • Birdman.

    Birdman.

    The movie "Birdman" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2014.

  • Doge.

    Doge.

    A meme of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it was going viral around this time.

  • Video rental stores are closing down.

    Video rental stores are closing down.

    From 2010 onward, video rental stores such as Blockbuster slowly began to close down. This was due to the popularity of new online streaming services such as Netflix and the Internet in general. Although a few stores and franchises continued to hobble along, it was only a matter of time before they were also forced to close their doors.

  • DVD sales are plummeting.

    DVD sales are plummeting.

    As online streaming became more popular, sales of DVDs started to plummet. Between 2008 and 2014, sales in the USA fell by a whopping 66%.

Information

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 9 years and 24 days have passed since February 27th, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on February 27th, 2014 will be 9 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 2014 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1393459200.
Events

Around this time.

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around February 27th, 2014.

  • January 29th, 2014: The Chainsmokers release their song "Selfie".
  • February 2nd, 2014: Super Bowl XLVIII occurs at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey: The Seattle Seahawks defeat the Denver Broncos and Bruno Mars performs at the halftime show.
  • February 2nd, 2014: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman from a drug overdose at the age of 46.
  • February 4th, 2014: Steve Ballmer resigns as the CEO of Microsoft.
  • February 10th, 2014: Actress Shirley Temple passes away at the age of 85.
  • February 12th, 2014: The social experiment "Twitch Plays Pokémon" is launched.
  • February 14th, 2014: Actress Ellen Page comes out as gay during a speech at the "Time to Thrive" conference in Las Vegas.
  • February 18th, 2014: Former WWF wrestler Viscera (Nelson Frazier Jr.) dies from a heart attack at the age of 43.
  • February 18th, 2014: The Ukrainian Revolution begins.
  • February 19th, 2014: Facebook announces that it is purchasing WhatsApp for US$19 billion.
  • February 19th, 2014: Venezuelan fashion model Génesis Carmona is shot dead while while protesting against the government of Venezuela.
  • February 22nd, 2014: TV personality Charlotte Dawson commits suicide at her home in Sydney, Australia.
  • February 22nd, 2014: Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych is impeached.
  • February 24th, 2014: DayZ creator Dean Hall announces that he is leaving Bohemia Interactive.
  • February 24th, 2014: Ghostbusters actor Harold Ramis passes away.
  • This date: February 27th, 2014
  • March 1st, 2014: A gunman attempts to assassinate Irish criminal John Gilligan in Clondalkin.
  • March 2nd, 2014: The 86th Academy Awards are held. Matthew McConaughey wins Best Actor for his role as Ron Woodroof in Dallas Buyers Club. Cate Blanchett wins Best Actress for her role as Jeanette "Jasmine" Francis in Blue Jasmine.
  • March 2nd, 2014: Ellen DeGeneres tweets her famous Oscars selfie with Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, Kevin Spacey, and others.
  • March 8th, 2014: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar.
  • March 16th, 2014: Crimea votes to secede from Ukraine and join Russia.
  • March 17th, 2014: Sia releases her song "Chandelier".
  • March 18th, 2014: The #NoMakeUpSelfie trend begins.
  • March 18th, 2014: Russia officially annexes Crimea.
  • March 19th, 2014: Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps dies at the age of 84.
  • March 20th, 2014: Filipina model Helena Belmonte commits suicide by jumping from a building in Pasig City in the Philippines.
  • March 21st, 2014: Actor James Rebhorn passes away after a long battle with skin cancer.
  • March 22nd, 2014: 43 people are killed after a mudslide occurs near Oso, Washington.
  • March 25th, 2014: It is announced that Facebook will be acquiring the VR headset company Oculus for US$2.3 billion.
  • March 25th, 2014: Conscious uncoupling: Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow announce that they are separating after more than ten years of marriage.

Personality traits.

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Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 27th, 2014, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: February 27th, 2014 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Birth flower (February): The Violet and the Primrose.
Television shows

TV shows in 2014.

Television shows that people were watching in February, 2014.

TV shows from February, 2014.

Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty
Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.

Peaky Blinders
Peaky Blinders
British crime series that is set in the 19th century.

Orange Is the New Black
Orange Is the New Black
American comedy-drama about a federal prison.

House of Cards
House of Cards
Political thriller.

Black Mirror
Black Mirror
Dystopian Sci-Fi series.

Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time
Fantasy drama series.

American Horror Story
American Horror Story
Anthology horror series.

Homeland
Homeland
Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.

Suits
Suits
Legal drama television series.

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
Fantasy drama series.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Boardwalk Empire
Boardwalk Empire
Crime drama set in Atlanta City during the prohibition era.

White Collar
White Collar
Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.

Modern Family
Modern Family
Mockumentary family sitcom.

Community
Community
Sitcom that is set at a community college.

The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries
Supernatural teen drama.

Glee
Glee
Musical TV series.

RuPaul's Drag Race
RuPaul's Drag Race
Reality competition series.

True Blood
True Blood
Fantasy horror series starring Anna Paquin as a telepathic waitress called Sookie Stackhouse.

Sons of Anarchy
Sons of Anarchy
Crime drama series about a biker gang.

The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory
A sitcom about two physicists called Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper.

Mad Men
Mad Men
Period drama about an advertising agency in New York City.

Psych
Psych
Detective comedy series starring James Roday and Dulé Hill.

How I Met Your Mother
How I Met Your Mother
Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.

Bones
Bones
Crime comedy-drama TV series.

Prison Break
Prison Break
TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on February 27th, 2014.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2014.

Sheriff Callie's Wild West
Sheriff Callie's Wild West

Every Witch Way
Every Witch Way

The Thundermans
The Thundermans

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Paw Patrol
Paw Patrol

Sam & Cat
Sam & Cat

Dog with a Blog
Dog with a Blog

Doc McStuffins
Doc McStuffins

Lab Rats: Bionic Island
Lab Rats: Bionic Island

Austin & Ally
Austin & Ally

Jessie
Jessie

Jake and the Never Land Pirates
Jake and the Never Land Pirates

Team Umizoomi
Team Umizoomi

Glee
Glee

WordGirl
WordGirl

Phineas and Ferb
Phineas and Ferb

Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry

Curious George
Curious George

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse

Johnny Test
Johnny Test

LazyTown
LazyTown

Peppa Pig
Peppa Pig

The Fairly OddParents
The Fairly OddParents

Dora the Explorer
Dora the Explorer

Toys

Popular toys and games in 2014.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2014.

Frozen dolls
Frozen dolls

The Xbox One
The Xbox One

The PlayStation 4
The PlayStation 4

The Furby Boom
The Furby Boom

Rainbow Loom
Rainbow Loom

The Wii U
The Wii U

Video games

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing in February of 2014.

Flappy Bird 2014
Flappy Bird
Side-scroller mobile game that became an Internet sensation.

DayZ 2013
DayZ
Survival video game.

Rust 2013
Rust
Survival video game.

Dead Rising 3 2013
Dead Rising 3
Action-adventure video game developed by Capcom Vancouver.

Call of Duty: Ghosts 2013
Call of Duty: Ghosts
Developed by Infinity Ward.

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag 2013
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
The fourth game in the series.

Battlefield 4 2013
Battlefield 4
Military FPS game.

Batman: Arkham Origins 2013
Batman: Arkham Origins
Action game developed by WB Games Montreal.

Pokémon X and Y 2013
Pokémon X and Y
Released for the Nintendo 3DS.

Grand Theft Auto V 2013
Grand Theft Auto V
The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.

ARMA 3 2013
ARMA 3
Military tactical shooter video game.

Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist 2013
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist
Stealth video game developed by Ubisoft Toronto.

Saints Row IV 2013
Saints Row IV
Action-adventure game developed by Volition.

Dota 2 2013
Dota 2
Multiplayer online battle game.

The Last of Us 2013
The Last of Us
Survival horror game that was released for the PlayStation 3.

BioShock Infinite 2013
BioShock Infinite
FPS game developed by Irrational Games.

Tomb Raider 2013
Tomb Raider
Reboot of the original series.

Clash of Clans 2012
Clash of Clans
Free-to-play mobile game.

The Walking Dead 2012
The Walking Dead
Episodic adventure game based on the series.

Minecraft 2011
Minecraft
Sandbox game.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2014.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out February 27th, 2020, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on February 27th.

Elizabeth Taylor

Actress. Deceased
Born on February 27th, 1932
She was not alive on this date.

Rozonda Thomas

TLC member.
Born on February 27th, 1971
She turned 43 on this day in 2014.

Peter Andre

Singer.
Born on February 27th, 1973
He turned 41 on this day in 2014.

Weather details

Weather on February 27th, 2014.

Historical weather information for February 27th, 2014.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 8.9 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 11.4 degrees Fahrenheit. -11.44 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.61 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.78cm.
USA

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on February 27th, 2014.

UK

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on February 27th, 2014 was most likely conceived around June 6th, 2013.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 27th, 2014 is close to November 20th, 2014.

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Stats for February 27th, 2014

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about February 27th, 2014.

  • A total of 3,311 days have passed since this date.
  • 473 weeks have passed.
  • 286,070,400 seconds have passed since the February 27th, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 333,748,800 times.
  • Since February 27th, 2014, the Earth has travelled approximately 147,612,326,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 47,678,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 24,602,054 steps. That's about 10,934 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,432,845 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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